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Embarrassing? How Long It Takes China To Create The Equivalent Of...

AFRICANGLOBE - Jim O’Neill, former head of economics at Goldman Sachs, once calculated that China created an economy the size of Greece every three months. Between 2012 and 2013, China’s economy grew by $1 trillion, from $8.2 trillion to 9.2 trillion. We apply the same calculation for African countries using data from the World Bank, and see how long China takes to create economies equivalent to African countries’

African Economy to Grow By 6% In 2014

AFRICANGLOBE - Investment in infrastructure and production capacity in Africa will see the continent's economy growing by 6% in 2014, according to the International Monetary Fund. An IMF release on Thursday said Africa's economic growth will rise to 6% from 5%.

An Analysis of the Enormous Growth Opportunities in African Economy

AFRICANGLOBE - One of the biggest business stories of this year has been the recognition by investors and the Obama administration that the African...